Sterling Merlot 2012, Napa Valley

Merlot Merlot
California, Usa

$19.95 (330241)

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5
July 22, 2017

Critic Reviews (4)

Steve Thurlow
Steve Thurlow

I like the 2012 vintage of this fairly intense merlot with its harmonious nose and juicy vibrant palate. Expect...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a quite lifted, generous and intense merlot - a specialty of Sterling for years now. Expect lovely lifted...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Very typical and consistent. The 2012 offers distinctive merlot character with flavours of milk chocolate, both...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Sweet, exceedingly oaky and astringent-woody on the palate. Like pure caramel and burnt coffee essence. Not a style...

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Community Reviews (1)

Stephan W
Stephan W

Easy to drink but not much complexity. I expected more for the price. Tasted April 2016.

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